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    Thulani Lodge

    85 3rd Avenue | Melville, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent50%
    • Very good36%
    • Average2%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible0%
    6 days ago
    “Great location ”
    2 weeks ago
    “very friendly staff, very nice and clean, generous!”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Room Service
    Bar/Lounge
    3 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 38 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Had a lovely stay at Thulani Lodge. Perfect location for restaurants and bars and the room was spacious and so quiet. Breakfast was great and the staff are so friendly. Wifi in the room was hit and miss but worked perfectly in the main block....More

    Thank Luv-my-hols
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Super friendly staff, very accommodating, they really care for you, are helpful and generous. The place is beautifully set up, very clean and very cosy, in a beautiful and safe sector of the town, with 7th street round the corner with shops, restaurants and cafes...More

    Thank claudiah0ff
    Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile
    Google Translation

    Une chambre d'hôtes située dans un joli quartier de la ville. Un bon accueil et le propriétaire qui parle français,...More

    Thank RolexMorou
    Reviewed 23 March 2016

    Facilities were very good,offered what i was looking for, good sized room with nice big bathroom with disabled facilities which with my missing leg was very favorable. All round good hospitality as in clean room every day washing done everyday over my extended period of...More

    2  Thank Alg T
    Response from Cpt_JackG, Manager at Thulani Lodge

    Hi there again Alg, Its been a long time mate. Hope your new leg is "carrying its weight..." LOL It was a pleasure having you with us and we all hope you are doing well back in Zim. Thanks again for the review. Hear from...More

    Reviewed 18 January 2016

    It is a small but agreeable lodge, with a small swimming pool, situated in one of the few quarters, in Johannesburg, where it is possible to walk safely (Melville). There is plenty of restaurants bars and shops just around the corner. The staff is very...More

    2  Thank FernandoAlmeida2013
    Response from Cpt_JackG, Manager at Thulani Lodge

    Hi Fernando, So great to hear from you. I trust the remainder of your trip to South Africa was as enjoyable as when you were with us at the lodge. Thank you so much for your review, The staff always love hearing compliments and feel...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Golf Course
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 48 - US$ 66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Accessible rooms
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    Room & Suite (7)
    Dining (5)
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    Room Tips
    "Personally, I liked the one overlooking the pool and garden."
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    "When booking tell Beat what needs you would like from the room. He will help you choose the room to meet..."
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    "The ones deeper into the property are a little quieter at night because of the party scene on 7th Street. But..."
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    "If it's available, we'd recommend the annex with its super-size bathroom and four-poster bed."
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